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Twitter has announced a slew of changes that will allow you to do more within the traditional 140-character limit. From now on, usernames won’t count towards your characters used when replying;...
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Night mode is cool - you know it, we know it. It's that extra option which replaces as much of your screen as possible with darker colours, making it less bright when you're trying to read at...
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Twitter has added a button which lets users instantly live stream over Periscope with a single tap. The social service owns Periscope so it's not surprising to see the two apps working closely together,...
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There are times when you want to provide comment on a link you’re sharing, but that very link is taking up precious space in your tweet. That may no longer be a concern in the near future, as Twitter...
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If you browse the iOS app store today, you'll find Twitter under a new category. Rather than being listed as a social networking app, it's now labelled a news app. The Twitter app is currently...
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The Call of Duty Twitter account may have just confirmed that a remastered version of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is on the way. Two years ago, a fan tweeted about how excited they would be if Modern...
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Sleep apps can be quite beneficial, allowing us to analyse how well and how much we sleep, or set an alarm to wake us gently when we’re good and ready. But apparently they can be terrifying too. J.K....
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The death toll is rising: “Casualties since commencement of operations. Killed 6 officers and 24 men” This is the latest update in the retelling of the Easter Rising as it is being relayed...
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Not everyone has the time to read a chapter of a book every so often, or so they think, but we can all read hundreds of tweets effortlessly. Now, you can read Don Quixote in its entirety in tweet form...
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Dark Souls III is almost ready to unleash its pain upon each and every one of you, and it will be glorious. The game has already been earning rave reviews as the best in the series to date, and is out...
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Twitter is expanding its user interface to make it a little easier to interact with your connections via direct message. Now a press of the envelope icon on any tweet instantly opens it up in the direct...
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Tom Daley took to social media to ask creative fans to design a new cover image, and he may have gotten more than he bargained for. Those of you who have seen those Photoshop ‘fails’ after...
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Twitter could be one of the best methods to help you stop smoking, according to a new report. A research paper monitored the use of Twitter based software Tweet2Quit to examine the effect it had on smoking...
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Twitter has announced new steps to make the site more accessible for visually impaired users. The service now lets Android and iOS app users add descriptions, or alternative text, to images in tweets....
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Microsoft’s Tay, a Twitter bot that could respond to and converse with users, made a brief but memorable return to the social network. Many people were clearly hoping she would do or say something...
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Microsoft’s Tay chatbot, designed as a social and cultural experiment as well as a machine learning project, has been taken offline as users discovered that they could teach her to be racist and...
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